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2022 Challenge Schedule Released
Enroll your horses in the Bank of America Racing Challenge program today.



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2022 Challenge Schedule Released

Q-RACNG—DECEMBER 29, 2021—The Bank of America Racing Challenge has released its 2022 schedule, which opens February 6 and culminates in the Bank of America Challenge Championships on October 22 at Indiana Grand.

The Bank of America Racing Challenge program offers Challenge-enrolled horses more opportunity to race in various categories at racetracks around the world.

There was a 6 percent increases in regional Challenge stakes offered compared to 2021, with 21 racetracks around North America hosting races.

CLICK HERE to download the 2022 Bank of America Racing Challenge Schedule.

The deadline for enrollment in the Bank of America Racing Challenge is approaching on December 31. After this date, rates to enroll horses will increase, because the enrollment fee is based on the age of the horse at the time of enrollment.

On or before December 31, enrollment fees are:

  • Weanlings (foals of 2021) – $300
  • Yearlings (foals of 2020) – $600
  • 2-year-olds (foals of 2019) – $8,000
  • 3-year-olds & up – $20,000

This enrollment is good for the lifetime of a horse, and will allow the horse to compete in Bank of America Racing Challenge events.

The program was founded with the intention of allowing horses a longer and more lucrative racing career, and since the program’s inception, it has distributed more than $100 million to breeders and owners of racing American Quarter Horses.

To enroll horses in the Challenge program, fill out an enrollment form or call 877-222-7223.

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